31 Places to Have the Perfect Beach Vacation

By Condé Nast Traveler - 2014-03-13T18:15:23Z

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30. Lighthouse Reef

Belize

“Lighthouse Reef is a coral atoll about 50 miles off the central coast of Be- lize,” says Jacques Cousteau’s grandson, who’s about to go live in an underwater research pod for a month. “It’s protected, with amazing biodiversity and great cave dives.” Base yourself at the whitewashed El Secreto on Ambergris Caye ($550).

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